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The Catalyst

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The Catalyst
Written by Helena Coggan
Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9780763689728
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The Catalyst
The Wars of Angels Book One

author: Helena Coggan

series name:
The War of Angels

Eighteen years ago, a dimensional break ripped open the sky, drawing humans into an ancient conflict. Otherworldly souls rained down and fused with those of people, dividing the population into the green-eyed, magical Gifted and the dark-eyed, nonmagical Ashkind. A devastating war followed, and the Gifted have managed a fragile peace ever since, largely through a brutal law enforcement organization known as the Department. Fifteen-year-old Roseís father, David, has a leading role in the Department. Rose and David are Gifted, but they are also something else ó something terrible. Their lives depend on keeping it secret. But when a mysterious murder threatens to tear Roseís world apart, forcing long-buried secrets into the open, her loyalties are put to the test. How much does Rose really know about her fatherís past? How far is the Department willing to go to maintain order? And, when the time comes, who will Rose choose to protect?

In a thrilling debut by Helena Coggan, a girl with a terrible secret is tested to her limits as her fractured world teeters on the brink of war.
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Young Adult Novel / Hardback
age range:
14 yrs and up
# of pages/size:
432 / 6" x 9"
grade range:
Grade 9 and up
Action & Adventure; Family; Fantasy;
author’s comments:
Helena Coggan wrote the first draft of The Catalyst when she was thirteen, and it has already been published in the U.K. to great acclaim. She has wanted to write stories since she was six, and before that, she wanted to live in one. She lives with her family in London.
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